Grand Imam Muhammad Ahmad Al-Tayyeb

Grand Imam of al-Azhar

Grand Imam Muhammad Ahmad Al-Tayyeb

Grand Imam of al-Azhar

Biography

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Tayyeb is the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, the world’s most prestigious office in Islamic learning. He holds a PhD in Islamic philosophy from the Paris-Sorbonne University, and has been president of Al-Azhar University since 2003. Known for his open-mindedness and deep vision, his proficiency in Arabic, French and English have helped him in his outreach and dialogue with cultures around the world.

All session by Grand Imam Muhammad Ahmad Al-Tayyeb

Opening Ceremony

10:00 - 11:10